Patricia Montes de Oca, a partner at ZumpanoCastro in Coral Gables, is reaping the rewards of a post-COVID-19 economy—landing more clients, many of whom were referrals from those she previously represented.

But in a sense, Montes de Oca still has one foot in the past, handling litigation that was a direct result of the toll the coronavirus pandemic took on the insurance and business industry.